Medical Dictionary

cupula

noun cu·pu·la \ˈkyü-p(y)ə-lə\
plural cu·pu·lae \-ˌlē\

Medical Definition of CUPULA

1
:  the bony apex of the cochlea
2
:  the peak of the pleural sac covering the apex of the lung

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